Chatroom application

0 Stephen Conway · June 3, 2014
Hi all,

I want to make a chat room applet for my website using Java. I've seen the tutorial on how to make an instant messaging type application over in the video section but I'm having some trouble turning that into what I want. I wish there was a tutorial on making a full chat room. Any advice?


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+3 Stephen Conway · June 10, 2014
Thanks guys for the replies the docs on writing to a socket were actually really helpful but I ended up accomplishing what I wanted using javascript/jQuery and the REST API. I was hoping to do it in Java but I'm pretty happy with what I have so far.
+2 Daniel Collier · June 5, 2014
Hi man :) well first off I suggest looking into java sockets, if you do a quick google for java server and client program you can find a few examples, not sure about the website bit though as I have only done desktop programming, if you want me to post some code examples of a server client I will happily do so
+1 Jay Deshaun · June 12, 2014
Nice to hear you've accomplished it at least.
+1 Jay Deshaun · June 8, 2014
This is if you want to read/write to a socket:
This is the server-side socket:
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